Better to be a nettle in the side of your friend than his echo.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
You shall have joy, or you shall have power, said God; you shall not have...
A man known to us only as a celebrity in politics or in trade, gains...
We ascribe beauty to that which is simple; which has no superfluous parts; which exactly...
Wherever there is power there is age.
Good bye, proud world! I'm going home; Thou art not my friend, and I'm not...
When it is darkest, men see the stars.
Tis the good reader that makes the good book.
Truth is the property of no individual but is the treasure of all men.
Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never...
The beautiful rests on the foundations of the necessary
There is a certain satisfaction in coming down to the lowest ground of politics, for...
The man who can make hard things easy is the educator
There are books which take rank in your life with parents and lovers and passionate...
To be simple is to be great
Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs.
As the traveler who has lost his way, throws his reins on his horse's neck,...
Every man passes his life in the search after friendship.
May god defend me from my friends; I can defend myself from my enemies.
Friendship increases in visiting friends, but in visiting them seldom.
A single rose can be my garden... a single friend, my world.
Love is a feeling, marriage is a contract, and relationships are work.